Tigers break open tied game to stay undefeated
Morris Area/Chokio-Alberta broke open a tied game with a five-run fifth inning, then tacked on four more in the seventh to down Minnewaska in a league game on Monday.
Chandler Erickson was 4-for-4, drove in a run and scored twice and Mac Beyer doubled twice and drove in three runs. Jake Torgerson had two hits and drove in a pair of runs and also pitched 5-2/3 innings for the victory.
The Lakers’ Jake Amundson and Riley Thompson both had a two hits.
Morris/C-A 10, Minnewaska 3
Morris/C-A 000 150 4 — 10 15 0
Minnewaska 100 011 0 — 3 11 1
HITTING – Morris/Chokio-Alberta: Chandler Erickson 4-for-4 2b rbi r-2, Tyler Henrichs 2-for-3 3b rbi r-3, Tanner Picht 1-for-4 rbi-2, Mac Beyer 2-for-4 2b-2 rbi-3, Jake Torgerson 2-for-3 rbi-2, Bryce Jergenson 2-for-3; Minnewaska: Jake Amundson 2-for-4 r-2, Jon Nygaard 1-for-4, Austin Ostrander 1-for-3 rbi, Riley Thompson 2-for-3 3b rbi
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) – Morris/Chokio-Alberta: WP-Torgerson 5.2-11-3-3-1-3; Minnewaska: LP-Jayden Beecher 4.2-9-6-6-1-2